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ice age

noun

Simple Definition of ice age

  • : a time in the distant past when a large part of the world was covered with ice

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ice age

  1. 1 :  a time of widespread glaciation

  2. 2 capitalized I&A :  the Pleistocene glacial epoch

Examples of ice age in a sentence

  1. changes that occurred during the last ice age



1855

First Known Use of ice age

1855


ICE AGE Defined for Kids

ice age

noun

Definition of ice age for Students

  1. :  a period of time during which much of the earth is covered with glaciers




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